Prose

  • Loreto Todd
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Abstract

In Act II, Scene vi of Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Monsieur fourdain is told by the Maître de Philosophie that prose and verse are the only means of self expression:

... il n’y a, pour s’exprimer, que la prose ou les vers.

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Notes

  1. B. Bidwell and L. Heffer, Joycean Way: A Topographic Guide to ‘Dubliners’ and ‘A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man’ (Dublin: Wolfhound Press, 1981)Google Scholar
  2. M. C. J. Hodgart, James Joyce: A Student’s Guide (London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1978)Google Scholar
  3. B. O’Hehir and J. M. Dillon, A Classical Lexicon for Finnegans Wake: Glossary of the Greek and Latin in the Major Works of Joyce (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977)Google Scholar
  4. R. Wall (ed.), An Anglo-Irish Dialect Glossary for Joyce’s Work (Gerrards Cross: Colin Smythe, 1986)Google Scholar

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